boxing

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

How Ali's 'Thrilla' left its mark on Manila

A bustling shopping mall forms an unlikely monument to the "Thrilla in Manila", but Muhammad Ali's most brutal fight made its biggest impression on the minds of those who witnessed...

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

Ali's funeral open to all

The world is invited to the funeral of Muhammad Ali in his hometown on Friday where the boxing legend's life will be celebrated with a public funeral procession and memorial service.

June 5, 2016
June 5, 2016

Hero, legend... villain?

A beloved icon. A fighter who transcended his sport. A symbol of heroism, courage and defiance. Muhammad Ali was all of these things and more to countless millions of admirers around the world...

June 5, 2016
June 5, 2016

ALI'S

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. His hands can't hit what his eyes can't see. Now you see me, now you don't. George thinks he will, but I know he won't.

June 5, 2016
June 5, 2016

TIMELINE

Timeline of boxing legend Mohammad Ali who passed away at the age of 74 fighting a respiratory illness.

June 5, 2016
June 5, 2016

3 bouts that defined Ali

Muhammad Ali was 22 and still known as Cassius Clay when he took on heavyweight world champion Sonny Liston for the first time in Miami Beach, Florida.

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

5 key fights in Ali's career

The following is a quick look at five fights that defined the career of boxing legend Muhammad Ali.

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Giasuddin 'shocked and terribly sad' at Ali's death

Mohammad Giasuddin, the 12-year-old boy who had 'knocked out' Muhammad Ali during the boxer's maiden Bangladesh visit in 1978, says he is shocked and extremely saddened to hear the...

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Muhammad Ali in his own words

Muhammad Ali entertained the world for more than half a century with his legendary one-liners, witticisms and diatribes. ...

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Muhammad Ali recalled as fighter for justice

Muhammad Ali is remembered in tributes worldwide for his iconic fight for social justice as well as his legendary boxing battles following his death Friday at age 74.